First Name
5k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
157
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kodi

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  • A user from Oklahoma, United States says the name Kodi is of Unknown origin and means "Gift of god".
Other origins: Romanian

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Alt. Meaning

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

O is for objective, always impartial

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

I is for important, the search for all parts of life that are

Notable Persons Named Kodi

Kodi Smit-McPhee is an actor. His ongoing career started in 2005. Kodi was born on June 13th, 1996 in Adelaide.

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Kodi Ramakrishna is a director and writer. Kodi was born in Andhra Pradesh.

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Kodi was born on December 24th, 1988 in Fort Smith, Arkansas.

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Kodi Medeiros is a baseball player for the Milwaukee Brewers. Kodi was born on May 25th, 1996 in Hilo, Hawaii.

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Kodi Augustus is a basketball player for the Caballeros de Culiacán, Hebraica Macabi, Ballarat Miners, 8, Union Olimpija, Idaho Stampede, and LF Basket Norrbotten in the Circuito de Baloncesto de la Costa del Pacífico. His most notable accomplishments were from 2011 to present. Kodi was born on November 2nd, 1987 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

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How popular is the baby name Kodi in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1967 7 7 0
1971 15 15 0
1972 6 6 0
1973 8 8 0
1974 21 16 5
1975 26 19 7
1976 18 18 0
1977 17 17 0
1978 64 23 41
1979 98 39 59
1980 54 28 26
1981 52 27 25
1982 52 29 23
1983 51 35 16
1984 68 47 21
1985 60 33 27
1986 69 40 29
1987 92 57 35
1988 121 64 57
1989 110 53 57
1990 141 79 62
1991 179 83 96
1992 175 76 99
1993 188 71 117
1994 199 85 114
1995 189 83 106
1996 182 75 107
1997 135 55 80
1998 157 64 93
1999 140 53 87
2000 149 60 89
2001 152 77 75
2002 134 63 71
2003 115 61 54
2004 116 56 60
2005 120 63 57
2006 118 60 58
2007 110 50 60
2008 139 82 57
2009 137 73 64
2010 125 82 43
2011 126 78 48
2012 131 87 44
2013 135 87 48
2014 139 81 58
2015 144 89 55
2016 160 103 57
2017 174 94 80

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Popularity of Kodi as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kodi U.S.
  White 28.03% 64.26%
  African American 35.03% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 35.67% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kodi

People with the last name Kodi are most frequently White, African American, or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Kodi

  • How Popular is the name Kodi? Kodi is the 3,737th most popular name of all time. As a last name Kodi was the 111,988th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kodi have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,118 babies born with the first name Kodi in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kodi to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kodi? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1967 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Kodi born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kodi was in 1993 with a total of 117 babies.
  • Random Kodi Factoid: According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kodi is not a popular baby boy's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 1994.
  • Weird things about the name Kodi: Your name in reverse order is Idok. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Kdoi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kodi? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 157 people with the last name Kodi.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kodi? Kodi is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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